Is Ball jars going out of business?
Manufacturing operations are scheduled to stop in the summer of 2019. Company officials say the decision was made after reviewing necessary upgrades and improvements. The manufacturing of parts will be outsourced to Columbus, Ohio, while packaging and distribution will move to Fishers, Indiana.
Is Ball still making Mason jars?
Interestingly, Ball no longer manufactures Mason jars, but has expanded and grown into a worldwide company that makes everything from metal containers to aerospace parts.
Why are Ball jars out of stock?
The demand has resulted in supply constraints, extended lead times and recently limited product availability at stores and online, a company spokesperson said in a statement, according to CNN.